anairesis: a taking up, a destroying, slayingOriginal Word: ἀναίρεσις, εως, ἡPart of Speech:
killing, slaying, murderDefinition:
taking away (of life), killing, slaying, murder.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a taking up, a destroying, slayingNASB Translation
putting...to death (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 336: ἀναίρεσιςἀναίρεσις
, 2, which see), a destroying, killing, murder,
'taking off': Acts 8:1
; Acts 22:20 Rec.
only in Numbers 11:15
; Judges 15:17
; Judith 15:4; 2 Macc. 5:13. Xenophon
, Hell. 6, 3, 5; Herodian
, 2, 13, 1.)<1>
From anaireo; (the act of) killing -- death.
see GREEK anaireo